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2010-01-07 14:08:49

Monoamine oxidase-A inhibitor drug blocks buildup of toxic free radicals in animal hearts.

2009-12-08 19:40:06

A key brain protein called monoamine oxidase A (MAO-A) - is highly elevated during clinical depression yet is unaffected by treatment with commonly used antidepressants.

2009-09-29 00:51:56

A Finnish researcher says several factors, including abuse during childhood, may help predict the risk of violent behavior in men. Study author Dr.

2009-09-25 09:22:03

In the future, diagnosing severe personality disorders, evaluating the childhood environment, assessing alcohol consumption and the analysis of the MAOA genotype may provide more accurate means for assessing risk among violent offenders.

2009-09-13 08:21:59

Press conference at the 22nd Congress of the European College of Neuropsychopharmacology, Sept. 13, 2009, Istanbul, Turkey.

2009-07-21 19:26:38

A common variation of the gene involved in regulating serotonin and norepinephrine in the brain may be linked to problem behaviors in adults with developmental and intellectual disabilities, new research indicates.

2009-07-21 14:18:28

Placebos are a sham — usually mere sugar pills designed to represent "no treatment" in a clinical treatment study. The effectiveness of the actual medication is compared with the placebo to determine if the medication works.

2009-06-07 23:49:46

Boys who carry a variation of the gene Monoamine oxidase A, are more likely to join gangs and be among the most violent members, U.S. researchers said. Criminologist Kevin M.

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2009-06-05 11:20:00

Boys who carry a particular variation of the gene Monoamine oxidase A (MAOA), sometimes called the "warrior gene," are more likely not only to join gangs but also to be among the most violent members and to use weapons.


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